An almost flat peninsula of low sand-dunes with a lagoon, saltmarsh and Tamarix scrub.
This is an important site for wintering ducks and breeding, passage and wintering waders. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Branta ruficollis (up to five wintering individuals), Aythya nyroca (passage).
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Epanomi lagoon. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/09/2021.